Dodge Data & Analytics has appointed Daniel (Dan) McCarthy as the its new CEO. A versatile and experienced CEO, he will bring an established track record of 25+ years of leadership, talent development, and strategic focus in transforming businesses and driving growth initiatives to Dodge’s organization.
Previously, Dan held chief executive officer roles at Network Communications Inc., a provider of lead generation, advertising and Internet marketing solutions, publishing powerhouse PRIMEDIA Enthusiast Media, leading business information provider Cowles Business Media, and most recently at Taunton Press, a publisher of periodicals, books, and websites for hobbyist and building trades.
“I’m pleased to announce that Dan McCarthy has joined Dodge as its new CEO,” says Bill Chisholm, managing partner at Symphony Technology Group, Dodge’s primary investor. “His strong background in data services, extensive history of successful business transformation, product-led innovation, and prior experience serving one of Dodge’s key customer groups – building product manufacturers – will undoubtedly serve him well in this new role. We look forward to working together with him to enable Dodge to continue its leadership in U.S. commercial construction project data and analytics and deliver greater value for our current and future clients alike.”
“Dodge’s long and storied history as a mission-critical provider of project information and analytics to the construction industry has uniquely positioned the company to deliver new offerings and greater value to its customers,” states Dan McCarthy, Dodge’s chief executive officer. “I am excited to join a company at the forefront of the rapidly changing world of construction technology — where construction professionals are constantly seeking new ways to leverage technology to win new business, to collaborate with one another, and to produce work in a more cost and time-efficient manner. Dodge has 125+ years of serving its customers and enabling them to identify new opportunities and to win new business. Our challenge moving forward will be to leverage the significant untapped potential in Dodge’s rich data sets and capabilities to deliver greater benefit for the industry. I cannot wait to work with the team to accomplish this and further contribute to our customers’ continued success and growth.”